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Smart Adeyemi kicks out Dino Melaye from senate, wins Kogi West senatorial rerun

The broom has swept away entire 16 senators, Adams mocks Dino   A one-time senator, Smart Adeyemi of the All progressives Congress (APC) has  romped to victory in the Kogi West rerun supplementary poll concluded on Saturday. Adeyemi, a People’s Democratic...

In spite of killings, Kogi Senatorial Supplementary Elections hold Nov. 30 — INEC

    Barring any last minute logistic hitch, the Kogi State supplementary elections for West Senatorial District and Ajaokuta Federal Constituency respectively will hold on Saturday, November 30. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) which announced this, said, ``it is ready to...

Kogi 2019 poll: Again, INEC declares Dino Melaye’s Kogi West Senatorial election “inconclusive’’

  Again, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Kogi West Senatorial election involving PDP’s Sen. Dino Melaye and Mr Smart Adeyemi of APC inconclusive.     The poll was generally marred by violence, fatalities and intimidation of the electorate.   Prof. Olayinde...

Appeal Court Sacks Dino Melaye From Senate, Orders Fresh Election

The Appeal Court on Friday sacked the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Kogi State, Sen. Dino Melaye. Reacting to the nullification of his election, Melaye said he would surely overcome, as the court has ordered a fresh election. Making the...

Dino Melaye turns down offer to be PDP campaign DG for Kogi

Senator Dino Melaye from Kogi state said Friday afternoon that he has rejected an offer to be the Director-General of the Kogi State Governorship Campaign Council for the PDP. “Let me state categorically that I have turned down the position of the...

Update: No cause for alarm, Dino Melaye reacts to Tribunal’s nullification of his election

The Senator representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye, has reacted to the Kogi State National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal’s nullification of his victory at the senatorial poll. APC candidate, Smart Adeyemi, had challenged Melaye’s election on three grounds of...

Dino Melaye alleges plot to end his life by Kogi government

The senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has again accused the state government of planning to assassinate him on March 8 or 9. Melaye, who emerged the winner of last Saturday’s senatorial election made the allegation in a message posted...

Law enforcement agents release Dino Melaye after controversial arrest

Law enforcement agencies Monday released Senator Dino Melaye after he was arrested and prevented from traveling to Morocco on an official assignment. Overzealous officials of the Nigerian Immigration Service  allegedly arrested him at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport. Attempts by officials...

Dino Melaye arrested at Abuja airport

"I have just been arrested at the international wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport on my way to Morocco for an official engagement sponsored by the Federal Govt after checking in, Dino Said on his twitter page Monday. Melaye said...

UPDATED: Police puts Kogi gov’s critic Dino Melaye on Interpol wanted list, remove CP

The Kogi state police command has placed prominent politician Dino Melaye on police wanted list. The Police on Wednesday also  confirmed the escape from custody of six suspects arrested and paraded last week for allegedly working for the senator...
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